Spartanburg, S.C. – Furman volleyball junior Andrea Fisher was named the Southern Conference Student-Athlete of the Week, it was announced today. The award is voted on by the conference office and highlights athletic and academic achievement.
This is the first Student-Athlete of the Week honor for the business major, who holds a 4.0 GPA, and was also named this week's SoCon Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week.
The Paladins were 2-0 last week, including a win at Georgia Southern, stretching their winning streak to five games. The victory was Furman's first at Georgia Southern since October 30, 2009.
The Paladins are back in SoCon action on Friday, as they travel to Appalachian State.